Game Preview | Leicester Tigers vs Wasps

Date: 31 May 2022

Leicester Tigers have already qualified for a thirteenth Premiership Rugby semi-final but their first since 2017, and their first at home since 2013.

The Tigers have lost just once in their last five Gallagher Premiership Rugby matches: 20-26 to Harlequins at the Twickenham Stoop in Round 23.

Tigers are bidding to win every home game of a Premiership campaign since 2001/02. The last club to beat them in Premiership Rugby at Mattioli Woods Welford Road was Bristol Bears in Round 21 last season.

Wasps 7-16 defeat at home to Sale in Round 25 ended a four-game unbeaten run in Gallagher Premiership Rugby. Wasps are unbeaten in their last two away games in Premiership Rugby their best run on the road since February 2021.

Wasps are one of only four clubs to have beaten Leicester in Premiership Rugby this season and are attempting a regular seasons double over the Tigers since 2016/17. Wasps only victory at Welford Road since 2008 was 34-22 on 10 September 2016.